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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 August 2011

Myself and a friend stayed for a weekend and rented from the landlord Bill Mich. We were surprised to see such a negative comment about him - we thought he was nice and went out of his way to make sure we had everything we needed as he said he was a new owner in this hotel. The room was...

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Glassboro,NJ
Reviewed 23 July 2011

As others have mentioned, these units are individually owned. I found this rental on vrbo.com and contacted the owner for reservations, making payments through paypal. Payment and return of deposit went smoothly. This is an efficiency rental,not a full service hotel. The apartment is small and nicely decorated, as pictured. A cozy space for 1 or 2 people. Kept the...

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3Thank GYPZYGRL
Gibbstown, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 July 2011

My girlfriend and I had a great time at the Homestead this past weekend. I was calling around last week to try and find a hotel in Ocean City that was close to the action and reasonably priced. After having about 10 hotels tell me that they have a 2-night minimum stay I talked to Beth at the Homestead. She...

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delco,pa
Reviewed 9 July 2011

I stayed here in 2007 with my girlfriend.I remember it well.. We ordered a queen bed. When we arrived. although the room was ok, the bed was not. it was a futon type bed. with only a 3 inch mattress with no cushion. I sat it in. I have intermittent back problems and I just knew it wasn't for us.When...

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NYC
Reviewed 5 July 2011

Beth, the front desk attendant, was possibly the nicest person I have met on my travels in a long time. She let my girlfriend and I check in 2 hours early, and had a bag of chocolate kisses waiting in our room for us for our anniversary. She was such a doll. The concept of this little hotel/condo is fantastic,...

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2Thank RichiefromBrooklyn
Charlottesville, VA
Reviewed 18 June 2011

My fiancée and I stayed a weekend in room 607 of the Homestead Beach Hotel in June 2011 and had a wonderful visit. In fact, we’ve already made plans to return July 4 weekend. The room was clean and cheap, and the location was amazing! Room 607 had just been renovated. The bathroom, although small, had all new tile and...

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2Thank RedWingJoe
Croydon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2010

Stayed several nights with no complaints. The Hotel is situated feet from the boardwalk and close to resturants. Room was inexpensive, clean and comfortable with a view of the ocean. What more could you ask?

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2Thank jrchri
Philadelphia
Reviewed 23 August 2009

I read some of the other reviews, and was a little nervous. My wife and I were heading down to the Jersey Shore to relax and walk the boards. I was in contact with one of the private owners of a unit in the Homestead (This is how this hotel operates - each room is individually owned). The price was...

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2Thank wafu4221
New Jersey
Reviewed 10 August 2009

Reading these descriptions I can tell you that the people didn't bother to do their homework. If you check the website, the place isn't trying to hide anything. It's a condotel not a hotel, its not pretending to be one. There is no maid service. You are renting a room for your stay. That being said, I was very happy...

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3Thank TaleofGenji
nj
Reviewed 4 August 2009

I read all the reviews before I decided to stay here. When I understood the concept of this establishment, I was able to enjoy the good location of where we were staying. This is an efficiency rental property, that is individually owned. Unfortunately, not all the rooms has been renovated like the others. This is an old building, and the...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under New & Improved ManagementThe Homestead Beach Hotel has fully furnished efficiency condo studios (1 room) in the center of family-friendly Ocean City, NJ. It boasts an incredible beach block location with many studios having ocean or side ocean views. The Hotel is in walking distance to the beach (1/2 block), boardwalk, restaurants, pizza, ice cream, shops, concert hall, rides, miniature golf, etc. Individually decorated studios have daily maid service and can accommodate from 1- 4 guests, depending on room size and beds. Each furnished room contains a kitchenette with cooking/eating utensils, stovetop & refrigerator, as well as basic digital cable TV, window air conditioner (some have ceiling fans also); and a full bathroom. The building has a coin-operated washer & dryer and an ice machine. We do not allow smoking or pets. While other hotels charge higher rates, our affordable hotel rates take into consideration that there is no onsite parking. However, our front desk will provide information about nearby overnight parking lots, and nearby non-metered streets where you can leave your car for your entire stay (parking has not posed a problem for guests). Our staff thrives for customer satisfaction so you enjoy the vacation you looked forward to. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homestead Beach Hotel

Address: 805 E 8th St, Between beach & Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3747
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: RM353 - RM844 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Homestead Beach Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you want the best view of the Ocean & Boardwalk choose #605”
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 of 5 bubbles 605rickb, 13 May 2015 | Read review
“Look at the photos, and read the descriptions, each room is different and all decorated differently, ask questions, some rooms have ocean views and others do not, so if thats important to you, make sure you ask what your view is.”
 of 5 bubbles 338debbiep, 9 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are different/unique in their own way. The hotel's website has a good description of each. The hotel website is very helpful in general.”
 of 5 bubbles KristinK274, 13 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Perfect for couples.”
 of 5 bubbles Alcantara713, 3 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The 6th floor facing the ocean will have great ocean views 605 have ocean views from every window in the unit.”
 of 5 bubbles 647steveym, 29 Nov 2013 | Read review
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